The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 504 456 451
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -5
Contract jobs citing ATG 86 107 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.49% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 70 38
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £440
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24019 22059 23454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.06% 46.04% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14298 12809 12453
Average daily rate £395 £390 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1068 1234
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.85 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -6.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Daily Rate Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in England

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in England

ATG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -27 52 £525 +10.52% 20
Yorkshire +5 8 £388 - 2
West Midlands - 7 - -
South East -33 4 £363 -17.14%
East of England -18 3 £500 +11.11% 2
East Midlands - - - -
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ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG.

1 199 (88.44%) E-Commerce
2 133 (59.11%) Retail
3 127 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (48.00%) Java
5 104 (46.22%) Oracle
6 71 (31.56%) J2EE
7 60 (26.67%) Endeca
8 57 (25.33%) Web Services
9 56 (24.89%) JBoss
10 53 (23.56%) XML
10 53 (23.56%) Scrum
11 52 (23.11%) Linux
12 49 (21.78%) WebLogic
12 49 (21.78%) HTML
12 49 (21.78%) iPad
13 48 (21.33%) SOAP
13 48 (21.33%) WebSphere
14 47 (20.89%) Content Management
15 45 (20.00%) hybris
16 42 (18.67%) TDD
16 42 (18.67%) Subversion
17 41 (18.22%) XSD
18 40 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
19 38 (16.89%) RESTful
19 38 (16.89%) Maven
19 38 (16.89%) Ant
19 38 (16.89%) Waterfall
20 37 (16.44%) Social Media
20 37 (16.44%) XSL
21 36 (16.00%) ERP

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 56 (24.89%) JBoss
2 49 (21.78%) WebLogic
3 48 (21.33%) WebSphere
4 25 (11.11%) Apache
5 21 (9.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (5.78%) CMS
7 12 (5.33%) Adobe CQ
8 10 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (2.67%) ATG Dynamo
9 6 (2.67%) Commerce Server
10 5 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
11 4 (1.78%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.33%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.89%) AquaLogic Service Bus
13 2 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.89%) Mule
13 2 (0.89%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.89%) AquaLogic
14 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Mingle
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) Magento
2 3 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.44%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.44%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.33%) Internet
2 11 (4.89%) HTTP
3 10 (4.44%) DNS
3 10 (4.44%) SSL
4 5 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (1.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (0.89%) MySQL
2 2 (0.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.89%) DB2
2 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
2 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.44%) Couchbase
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (18.67%) Subversion
2 38 (16.89%) Maven
2 38 (16.89%) Ant
3 13 (5.78%) Selenium
4 11 (4.89%) WebDriver
5 10 (4.44%) Introscope
6 8 (3.56%) JIRA
7 5 (2.22%) JUnit
7 5 (2.22%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.78%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.89%) TestNG
10 2 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.89%) Bugzilla
10 2 (0.89%) Grunt
10 2 (0.89%) Bower
10 2 (0.89%) TestLink
11 1 (0.44%) Calabash
11 1 (0.44%) Log4j
General
1 133 (59.11%) Retail
2 9 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.00%) Finance
3 6 (2.67%) Marketing
4 4 (1.78%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.33%) Electronics
6 2 (0.89%) French Language
7 1 (0.44%) Advertising
7 1 (0.44%) Games
7 1 (0.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (43.56%) Developer
2 44 (19.56%) Analyst
3 38 (16.89%) Architect
4 31 (13.78%) Business Analyst
5 12 (5.33%) Test Analyst
5 12 (5.33%) Consultant
5 12 (5.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 11 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (4.89%) Java Developer
7 10 (4.44%) Technical Architect
8 9 (4.00%) Administrator
8 9 (4.00%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.56%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (3.56%) Technical Test Analyst
9 8 (3.56%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 8 (3.56%) Agile Test Analyst
10 5 (2.22%) Server Administrator
10 5 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
10 5 (2.22%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (2.22%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (31.56%) J2EE
2 57 (25.33%) Web Services
3 53 (23.56%) XML
4 49 (21.78%) HTML
5 48 (21.33%) SOAP
6 41 (18.22%) XSD
7 38 (16.89%) RESTful
8 37 (16.44%) XSL
9 36 (16.00%) WSDL
10 18 (8.00%) JSP
11 15 (6.67%) Spring
12 11 (4.89%) Hibernate
12 11 (4.89%) Middleware
12 11 (4.89%) jQuery
13 10 (4.44%) JMS
13 10 (4.44%) Worklight
14 9 (4.00%) Struts
14 9 (4.00%) XSLT
14 9 (4.00%) Servlets
14 9 (4.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.78%) iPad
2 37 (16.44%) Social Media
3 6 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.22%) User Experience
5 3 (1.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.33%) DTV
5 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.89%) PKI
7 1 (0.44%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.44%) Online Games
7 1 (0.44%) iPhone
7 1 (0.44%) Open Source
7 1 (0.44%) W3C
7 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.11%) Linux
2 14 (6.22%) UNIX
3 7 (3.11%) Nucleus RTOS
4 6 (2.67%) Solaris
5 5 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.44%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (88.44%) E-Commerce
2 127 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (23.56%) Scrum
4 47 (20.89%) Content Management
5 42 (18.67%) TDD
6 40 (17.78%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (16.89%) Waterfall
8 36 (16.00%) ERP
9 22 (9.78%) UML
10 19 (8.44%) Workflow
11 13 (5.78%) Software Testing
12 11 (4.89%) Manual Testing
12 11 (4.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (4.44%) Automated Testing
13 10 (4.44%) ITIL
13 10 (4.44%) B2C
14 9 (4.00%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.56%) Performance Tuning
15 8 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (3.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 108 (48.00%) Java
2 36 (16.00%) Groovy
3 16 (7.11%) SQL
4 15 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 13 (5.78%) Perl
6 12 (5.33%) Python
7 11 (4.89%) Shell Script
8 10 (4.44%) Jython
9 2 (0.89%) Ruby
9 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.89%) C#
10 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (4.44%) ISEB
1 10 (4.44%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.44%) Degree
3 1 (0.44%) PMP
3 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.44%) QA
2 5 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.89%) OpenSSO
2 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 104 (46.22%) Oracle
2 60 (26.67%) Endeca
3 45 (20.00%) hybris
4 36 (16.00%) Perforce
5 25 (11.11%) IBM
6 12 (5.33%) Demandware
7 6 (2.67%) BEA
8 5 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.33%) Adobe
10 3 (1.33%) SAP
10 3 (1.33%) Venda
11 2 (0.89%) HP
11 2 (0.89%) Intershop
12 1 (0.44%) Omniture
12 1 (0.44%) Google
12 1 (0.44%) Elastic Path
12 1 (0.44%) Blue Martini
12 1 (0.44%) Interwoven
12 1 (0.44%) Retek
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £478.27 - £557.98 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago